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Ruddy Turnstone
Arenaria interpres
Bird Family :"Sandpipers"
Description :Uncommon local species. Length 25cm. Call is a loud rattle.
Typical Habitat :Rocky shores along the coast and islands and sand cays.
Distribution :Common Australia wide.
Migration :Migrates to Australia in summer. Breeds in other southern hemishere continents.
Introduced :No
Seen North Qld :  Yes

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